George Newman
19th-20th Century, British

The Thames
19th-20th Century, British

Etching, image size: 5 x 7 3/4 inches, pencil signed

Painting

Alpine View

This is very fine original painting of a mountain landscape, most likely of the Swiss or Austrian Alps. It is painted in oil on masonite, 16 1/8 x 20 3/4 inches, c. 1940s, with an indistinct signature in the lower right corner, framed.

Print

Still Life with Fish
1920-1994, Japanese

This is a cool modernist still life, woodblock in colors, published in 1963 in an edition of 100, pencil signed in Japanese, numbered and dated in English, framed. Mabuchi Toro was born in Tokyo and studied at the Tokyo of Art; he became known for his abstracted images that combine western modernist styles with traditional Japanese printmaking. In 1960 he was one of the founding members of the Japanese Hanga Society, serving as it's president for several years.

Drawing

Old Maple
1872- c.1950, American

A very nice pencil drawing of an old maple tree by the Marlboro artist, Dexter Dawes. It measures 10 1/4 x 7 7/8 inches on a sheet of medium weight drawing paper. "Ask ?" is written on the l.l. Dawes was born in Englewood, NJ and went on to study at New York City's Art Student League. He summered in Marlboro, NH surrounded by beautiful gardens with views of Mount Monadnock which became the inspiration for many of his lithographs and paintings. He belonged to a number of associations including the National Arts Club.